Winslow Homer, Northeaster

The artist eliminated a key element of this innovative painting five years after he finished it.

Winslow Homer, Northeaster, 1895, reworked by 1901, oil on canvas, 87.6 x 127 cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York). Video from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Speaker: Met curator H. Barbara Weinberg

Cite this page as: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, "Winslow Homer, Northeaster," in Smarthistory, January 22, 2016, accessed June 23, 2024,